Posted by Admin on November, 17, 2010
There are many firms and companies, operating in India, that are engaged in offering various types of company law and services. The services can be categorized as patent registration, international trademark registration, trademark classification in India, foreign company registration, new company registrations, copyright registration, PCT filling in India, brand registration, patent drafting services, brand protection, trademark infringement, trademark logo, trademark name infringement and much more.
It is therefore advisable to acquire all these types of services from a single company to fully benefit from all the regulations imposed by Company's Act of India. Trademark is associated with company's intellectual property protection program that takes care of registration of intellectual property, phrase word, design, logo or combination of these elements.
Diverse rules and methods in trademark registration are followed by different countries. In the same vein, India too follows its own procedure for trademark registration. In this, the first thing required is to describe your symbol, logo or mark and also state when it was first used earlier. It is followed by describing the services or products on which the mark, logo, symbol will be used and suggest the classification for goods or services under which the mark should be registered.
There are various classes under which trademark of particular company are classified. There are about 11 services and 34 products to classify trademark out of 45 types of classes.
Besides, trademark registration, there is another service named Patent Registration. This includes preventing and protecting the unauthorized use or importing of the services or products or process innovatively invented. This constitutes a kind of benefit or advantage provided to the inventor of the any new and useful product or services by the government.
Like Trademark Registration, even the methods or procedures of Patent Registration differ from country to country. In India, Patent Registration is usually registered for a specific period of time i.e. 20 years.
After Patent Registration, one more type of registration recommended by law firms to ensure smooth running of the business is Brand Registration. Brand Registration includes a particular brand that distinguishes your goods or services from other producer or manufacturer. Brand Registration comprises the registration of word or image or combination of both.
There are other brands that may be used in lieu of Brand Registration that are verbal registration, figurative brand, combined brand and three dimensional brands.
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